Travel Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse - (NICU RN)

  1. Santa Barbara,CA
  2. Sep 01, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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12958867 Job Description & Requirements
Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse - (NICU RN)
StartDate: 12/18/2017Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $38.00 - 40.00

Level III NICU- 22 beds, ADC 15
Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital is a 483-bed acute care teaching hospital and trauma center, the largest of its kind between Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area. The hospital was founded in 1888 by 50 women determined to provide a healthcare facility for the growing community of Santa Barbara.




The role of the neonatal intensive care nurse (NICU nurse) is to provide direct and specialized care for newborns needing close monitoring due to premature birth, birth defects, infection, or other medical conditions requiring surgery or therapy. Working in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) with doctors and other healthcare professionals, the NICU RNs assist in developing and implementing a plan of care for high-risk newborns requiring high-technology care, including ventilators, incubators, or other special equipment or surgery.

Required Qualifications
CA license
3-5 yrs exp Level 3 exp REQUIRED
previous travel experience
Computer Charting Exp
BLS
NRP
IV insertion

Preferred Qualifications
EPIC

About the Facility
As the largest medical facility of its kind between San Francisco and Los Angeles, this teaching hospital is licensed for 408 beds and is home to a renowned children's hospital, a rehabilitation hospital, and a Level II trauma center. Accredited by The Joint Commission and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital also offers residency programs in internal general surgery, medicine, and radiology, and employs a staff of more than 600 physicians representing a full spectrum of specialties.


Facility Location
Nestled between palm-lined Pacific beaches and gentle mountain foothills, Santa Barbara offers an idyllic California escape. This is the ideal place to kick back on sun-kissed beaches, explore the nearby wine country, browse the boutiques and galleries that line its historic streets or dine under the stars any night of the year.

Job Benefits
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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